News & Events

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06/16/2016

Statement concerning the attack on the LGBTQ Latina/o/x community in Orlando, Florida from USLT Director, Nancy Raquel Mirabal

Please follow this link to read the statement.


04/27/2016

Congratulations to Karen Vanegas, Recipient of Latino/a/x Student Advocacy Scholarship!

Karen Vanegas is the first recipient of the new Latino/a/x Student Advocacy Scholarship awarded for leadership in her work advocating for students who need a voice. Congratulations, Karen!

 

04/25/2016

USLT Course Offered For the 2016 Summer Session

Sign up for the online USLT498C: Special Topics: Latina/o/x Youth Culture Online course taught by Cassy Griff during Summer Session II (July 11 – August 19)! For a more detailed description, please click Courses.

 

04/11/2016

Semana de la Latina, April 26-28, 2016

Please join us for the annual Semana de la Latina from April 26 to April 28! This year’s event will feature a talk with Dr. Ariana E. Vigil, Assistant Professor at UNC-Chapel Hill, a Café con Leche discussion and a movie screening, No Más Bebés (No More Babies).


03/06/2016

U.S. Latina/o Student Center Featured in the Diamondback!

The new U.S. Latina/o Student Center was the topic of an article published in the Diamondback last month! The article can be found at this link: http://www.dbknews.com/2016/03/07/latinx-cultural-center-umd-students/.

 

02/01/2016

We’ve Moved!

U.S. Latina/o Studies has moved from Susquehanna Hall to Tawes Hall! The USLT Advising Office is on the 3rd floor of Tawes, room 3322. Dr. Mirabal’s office is also on the 3rd floor, room 3329. Dr. Guerrero’s office is on the 2nd floor, room 2329.